EU*Ro MEDIA opening conference: The Romanian EU Council Presidency through the Eyes of the Media: Opportunities and Challenges

24 November 2015 marked the launch of the Jean Monnet Module EU*Ro Media, European Standards, Romanian Application: The Media Roadmap for Romania’s EU Council Presidency with the Opening Conference entitled 'The Romanian EU Council Presidency through the Eyes of the Media: Opportunities and Challenges', which took place at the headquarters of the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration.

The event gathered teachers, students, researchers and members of civil society, who engaged in a fruitful dialogue with guest speakers from the field of professional journalism, such as Ovidiu Nahoi, Adrian Bărbulescu, Luminița Bogdan and Viorica Marin, regarding the role of mass-media within the context of preparing the Romanian agenda for the EU Council Presidency in the second half of 2019.

The Jean Monnet Module “EU*Ro Media, European Standards, Romanian Application: The Media Roadmap for Romania’s EU Council Presidency” is aimed at providing media professionals with the necessary education in the domain of European Affairs with a view to consolidate the role of the press in reporting EU developments.

The project is co-financed by the European Commission's Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency through the ERASMUS+ Programme and its implementation will be carried out by the Department of International Relations and European Integration in the period September 2015 – August 2018.

Dates: 
Tuesday, 24 November, 2015